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Albert Ernest CONWAY

Regimental numberR215
Place of birthAvoca, Tasmania
OccupationShop assistant
Next of kinFather, Mr J Conway, Avoca, Tasmania
Enlistment date29 August 1914
Unit name12th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 29 March 1916
FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1919
Discharge date13 February 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Married Emily EDWARDS, spinster, aged 21, St Albans Parish Church, Kent, 4 July 1919.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Benalla', 8 October 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 25 November 1919; discharged (medically unfit), 13 February 1920.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSee 125 Albert Ernest CONWAY for first period of service.
SourcesNAA: B2455, CONWAY Albert Ernest

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